|Birth: ||Jan. 26, 1842|
|Death: ||May 13, 1928|
A message was received on Sunday by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Edens notifying them of the death of the former’s mother, Mrs. John J. Edens, who was making her home with her daughter, Mrs. Lena Kandler at Antigo. Mr. and Mrs. Edens left for Antigo Monday and made all necessary arrangements to ship the body to her old home at New Holstein where it was taken to the Schaar home and lay in state until Wednesday afternoon when the funeral was held at the Reformed church with burial in the family lot in the adjacent cemetery.
Fredricka Kobs, (sic) was born Jan. 26, 1841, at Sarget, Germany. She came to the United States in 1871 direct to Fond du Lac, Wis. On Jan. 26, 1873, she was married on John J. Edens and they began life together at Glenbeulah where they resided until 1888, then moved to New Holstein where they resided until 1902 when they located at Edgar, this state. In 1918 her husband died, since which time she had made her home with her children. She was a loving and devoted wife and mother and was highly thought of wherever she lived. She was a devout and faithful member of the Reformed church.
She is survived by four sons, William of Granton, Paul of Chilton, Otto of Stillwater, Minn., Albert of St. Paul, two daughters, Mrs. Emma Paulsen of New Holstein and Lena Kandler of Antigo, 17 grandchildren. She also leave four brothers, Ernst, Julius and Daniel Korb (sic) of Fond du Lac and August of Spencer, two sisters, Amelia Kramer of Fond du Lac and Tena Weber of Merrill.
Chilton Times – May 19, 1928
John J Edens (1836 - 1918)*
Emma Edens Paulsen (1862 - 1936)*
William Henry Edens (1863 - 1943)*
Paul Edens (1874 - 1955)*
Otto H. Edens (1876 - 1954)*
Asmus Edens (1888 - 1912)*
Note: ossw John and Asmus
New Holstein City Cemetery
Created by: Rose Mohnsam
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
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